Admissions

We welcome all families interested in applying to our school and hope that this page provides all the information that you need. If you have any questions about any Admissions matters please contact the school office and we will be very happy to help you.

Certificate of Catholic Practice

The Certificate of Catholic Practice can be obtained from the priest at the parish where your family normally worships and from the diocesan website.

http://www.rcdow.org.uk

30 Hours Free Childcare Offer

Currently all 3 & 4 year olds are entitled to up to 15 hours of free childcare and early education a week for up to 38 weeks a year.  From September 2017 the Government increased the entitlement from 15 to 30 hours per week for working parents who meet the eligibility criteria.  All children remain eligible for the existing universal 15 hour free entitlement offer. The Department for Education has produced an information sheet which can be accessed by following the link below.

30 Hour Entitlement For Parents

 

http://www.stvincentsprimary.org.uk/dfe-will-i-qualify-for-30-hours-free-childcare_/

You will be able to find out more information at www.childcarechoices.gov.uk  If you are eligible you will receive a code which you must give to the school to be validated. Please be aware that this code needs to be re-validated every three months. This new system that took effect from September 2017 and we are here to support you with the process. Further below you will find a form that must be completed and handed into the school with your code if you are eligible for additional funding.

Westminster LA is hosting some information sessions for parents about this. Click here for details

We regularly host visits to the school for prospective parents. Please contact the school office to book a place. In the meantime, enjoy watching this short video introducing our Foundation Stage.

SV Nursery Admissions Policy 2019-20

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SV Primary Admissions Policy 2019-20

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Westminster Hints and Tips for Primary School Entry September 2019

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SV Nursery Admissions Policy 2018-19

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SV Primary ADMISSIONS POLICY 2018-19

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Nursery Funding Parent Declaration Form September 2018

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